Name: Dilambdogale.
Phonetic: De-lam-do-gah-le.
Named By: Erik R.‭ ‬Seiffert‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Afrosoricida.
Species: D.‭ ‬gheerbranti‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Insectivore.
Size: Uncertain.
Known locations: ‭Egypt.
Time period: Priabonian of the Eocene.
Fossil representation: Jaw.

       Dilambdogale is a shrew-like mammal that lived in Egypt during the early Eocene.

Further reading
-‭ ‬The oldest and youngest records of Afrosoricida‭ (‬Placentalia,‭ ‬Afrotheria‭) ‬from the Fayum Depression of northern Egypt.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Acta Palaeontologica Polonica‭ ‬55‭ (‬4‭)‬:‭ ‬599‭–‬616.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Erik R.‭ ‬Seiffert‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.


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